On the Road :: Friday Five

On the Road :: Friday Five

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Brittany Murphy and Neil Gaiman :: Inspire Me (& Happy Birthday)

Brittany Murphy and Neil Gaiman :: Inspire Me (& Happy Birthday)

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Friday Five :: Songs about trains

Songs About Trains

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Somebody told him he’s good for nothing :: song of the day

Keep Art Alive :: “Dysmorphic” :: Art by Vincent Hui “And we both know, that people change, when truth’s not part of their lives; I’ve seen the love in their eyes, don’t say goodbye, goodbye.“ The saddest thing I have ever seen is defeated eyes. The most tragic words I have ever heard are “what…

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It was you :: songs and quotes

“Who wants to see life as it is? It’s the three gorgons in one. You look in their faces and turn to stone. Or, is it Pan. You see him and you die — that is, inside you — and have to go on living as a ghost.” ~ Long Day’s Journey Into Night  by…

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I look to you to see the truth :: songs and quotes

“I know I am a fool, hoping dirt and glory are both a kind of luminous paint; the humiliations and exaltations that lights us up. I see like a bug, everything too large, the pressure of infinity hammering at my head. But, how else to live, vertical that I am, pressed down and pressing up…

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Beauty in the breakdown :: songs and quotes

“The thing is… to love life,  to love it even when you have no stomach for it and everything you’ve held dear crumbles like burnt paper in your hands, your throat filled with the silt of it. When grief sits with you, its tropical heat thickening the air, heavy as water more fit for gills…

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The records that we used to share :: songs and quotes

“But one kiss levitates above all the others. The intersection of function and desire. The I do kiss. The I’ll love you through a brick wall kiss. Even when I’m dead, I’ll swim through the earth, like a mermaid of the soil, just to be next to your bones.” ~ The Archipelago of Kisses ~…

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Look at the stars :: musical sensory recall

“Where I’m seeing you there, with your hands in the air, waiting to finally be caught.” Another night with the same patterns, the same ice clinking in a cold, damp glass, and those same unnamed expectations. I look next to me and wonder how I got here again. No matter how much older I have…

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And pretend I was sleeping :: my favorite movies

“Every time you leave me for a minute, it’s like goodbye. I like to believe it means you can’t live without me.” ~ Angela A Place in the Sun trailer “Said tomorrow would be fun, we could watch A Place in the Sun. I didn’t know where this was going, when you kissed me.” Who’d…

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